Every day we have the opportunity to act as Jesus’ disciples. A virtue is a good habit that helps us to act according to God’s love for us. The theological virtues of faith, hope, and love bring us closer to God and increase our desire to be with God forever.
Resources for Teaching the Virtues and Values to Catholic Kids
Printable Virtues and Values Games
Engage students as they learn about virtues and values! A special Virtues and Values Concentration Game invites students to illustrate what virtue or value look like in their own lives, and becomes a matching game that they can play in the classroom or at home. Download the game template and directions and variations for play and share it with your students.
The Virtues and Values Bingo Game can be used in school or parish settings with children of all ages. Download includes a colorful handout featuring 52 virtues and values, one for each week of the year. The handout can be displayed as a poster in the parish or classroom, or distributed to the children and families for use at home. Download both the handout and the game now! Available in English and Spanish.
Printable Catholic Virtues Prayers
The virtue of faith enables us to believe in God and all that the Church teaches us. It helps us to believe all that God has told us about himself and all that he has done. Download an Act of Faith Prayer Card in English or Spanish to use at home or in your classroom.
The virtue of hope enables us to trust in God’s promise to share his life with us forever. It makes us confident in God’s love and care for us. Download an Act of Hope Prayer Card in English or Spanish to use at home or in your classroom.
The virtue of love enables us to love God and to love our neighbor. Download an Act of Love Prayer Card in English or Spanish to use at home or in your classroom.